Famous for its beaches, friendly people, and easy going lifestyle, Thailand is the most popular tourist destination in Southeast Asia. A variety of sights and activities cater to a range of interests, and modern amenities accommodate budget to luxury travellers.
Most visitors begin their stay in Bangkok, the country's commercial, political, and cultural capital. Then, head south for beach and watersports, or north for trekking and hilltribes. Off the beaten path, UNESCO World Heritage Sites, rainforests, and rivers beckon.